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Resurrection Man (1998)

Belfast, in 1970s. Victor Kelly is a young protestant man who hates the Catholics so much that one night he begins to brutally murder them. A reporter soon tries to uncover the murder and ... See full summary »

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David Williamson ...
Boy with Gun
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George Shane ...
James Kelly
Lee Mulrooney ...
Young Victor
Alan Devlin ...
Chalky White
Peter Connell ...
Lock-up Victim
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Gerard McCartney ...
Michael Liebmann ...
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Ryan
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Sammy McClure
James Ellis ...
Ivor Coppinger
Zara Turner ...
Dr. Elizabeth Ryan
Sean Rafferty ...
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Belfast, in 1970s. Victor Kelly is a young protestant man who hates the Catholics so much that one night he begins to brutally murder them. A reporter soon tries to uncover the murder and obtained prestige for himself, while Victor sinks deeper into madness. Written by Toth-Amon

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Get right to the heart of the fear

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for strong sadistic violence, pervasive language, drug use and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »
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13 February 1998 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

A Ressurreição  »

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Chic ultra-violence
7 October 1998 | by See all my reviews

Stylishly shot, but predictable, woefully under-developed script with patchy performances other than the compelling lead male actor. Seems to believe it's about violence, but incoherent story and directorial approach to the ultra violence the film purports to explore, results in triple X rated pop video. Not just bad, but stupid on quite a deep level.


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